Porterville College: Ranking & Review

Porterville Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 1946 6703
Top 40%

Porterville College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,024 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

289 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Porterville College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Porterville College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $20,710 $26,646
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Porterville College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,288 $7,224
Fees for full-time undergraduates $34 $34
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $258

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Social Sciences 102 102
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 86 86
Health Professions and Related Programs 78 78
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 74 74
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 70 70
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 46 46
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 45 45
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 45 45
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 31 31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 10 10
Mathematics and Statistics 7 7
History 6 6
Visual and Performing Arts 6 6
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 5 5
English Language and Literature & Letters 2 2
Grand Total613613

A total of 613 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Porterville College.

Graduation rate28%27%29%
  • Full-time retention rate - 69%
  • Part-time retention rate - 45%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff174
Instructional FTE91
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.portervillecollege.edu
Address100 E College Ave
Porterville, California, 93257
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small